Gossip girl stars dating real life
(Answer: No, her mother had her in a hospital.) Did she secretly get engaged to a costar?(Answer: Read on.) Blair is unquestionably the villain viewers root for: ditched by her dad, screwed up by her mom, and in a torturous will-they-or-won't-they relationship with gigantic a-hole Chuck Bass.Is Leighton friends or frenemies with costar Blake Lively?(Answer: They don't hang out together often, but Leighton has denied any animosity over and over and over.) Was she born in a jail cell?Ed Westwick, who plays Chuck, really cuts to the chase when discussing his costar.
Leighton shows up makeup-free in retro Nike sneakers, skinny jeans, a black tank top, and...horn-rimmed glasses (are you picturing this? Clearly, she's not going out of her way to project an intimidating image on us or the customers doing double-takes as they walk by.
"My mom lived through a lot before I was born, and I can't judge her on that," Leighton says.
"She and my dad are good people." Then she rolls her eyes, obviously used to telling this story, and smiles.
"She has a great combination of intelligence, wit, and strength but also this mischievous quality," says Gossip Girl executive producer and writer Stephanie Savage.
"Leighton's very matter-of-fact and up front about things, and unlike Blair, she's nonjudgmental." The show has a fan base that's truly, well, obsessed — perfect for all that rumormongering.